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Rhys McCormick

Rhys McCormick is a research associate with the Defense-Industrial Initiatives Group at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. His work focuses on unmanned systems, global defense industrial base issues, and U.S. federal and defense contracting trends.

The US Army’s Next Big 5 Must Be Capabilities, Not New Platforms

The service’s weapons are increasingly unsuited for tomorrow’s battlefields, but there’s too little time and money to start from scratch.